european network of
defence-related regions


EDEN Cluster

Defense, Safety, SMEs, Cybersecurity, MRO, Land, Aerospace, Naval, AI

The EDEN Cluster (European Defense Economic Network) is the voice of Defense, Security and Safety SMEs. Founded in 2008 by business leaders for business leaders, it became a national cluster supported by local, national authorities and institutional players.

EDEN brings together an ecosystem of over 100 SMEs throughout France. These companies total 7,500 direct jobs and more than one billion euros in turnover, the majority of which comes from exports.

Six different thematic task forces allow synergies areas of activity: Safety chain: Cyber & Infrastructure / Mobility & Energy / Depollution and remediation / Operational maintenance, expertise and subcontracting / Robotics and drones / Operator equipment.

By pooling their know-how and the most innovative technologies, EDEN members offer solutions at competitive prices. This community, combining technical expertise and perfect knowledge of operational needs, makes the offer of its members more coherent, both in the civilian and military fields.